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Wild Duck Fine Asian Cuisine

Shop 77-78 71 Giles St | Kingston Foreshore, Canberra 2604, Australia
+61 2 6232 7997
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Shop 77-78 71 Giles St | Kingston Foreshore, Canberra 2604, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

A wonderful Asia theme setting, professional staff and a first class chef make this an exceptional dining experience. We had a banquet and every dish had its own unique flavours.

Thank Gmcanulty
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An invitation to dinner with friends led us to Wild Duck, 2017 winner of Canberra’s best Asian restaurant and Australia’s too! Owners took great pride is displaying their well-deserved plaques in the restaurant’s foyer! We had the degustation menu and were in awe of the...More

Thank Sandy V
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Four person dinner, food was great, but at $420 it was overly expensive considering other fine dining options. For instance, entree of bug dumplings, taste good, but at $17 for three dumplings that were not significantly better than a $9 yum cha dish, its just...More

2  Thank Laura W
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Great restaurant and ambience for a date night. Slow service but friendly and informative. Lucky to get a table walking in, seems booking is usually necessary. Went on recommendation of hotel concierge. Some may find the menu limiting but give it a go- very tasty...More

1  Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Although my wife and I do not eat shell fish, pork, or duck, we had an outstanding meal at the Wild Duck restaurant in Canberra, Australia. There were some outstanding vegetable dishes, including an amazing eggplant dish, that simply amazed us. The service was par...More

Thank steven s
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

After hearing about this restaurant I wanted to dine here for quite awhile and decided to take my wife for our wedding anniversary. From the outset the ambience and decor of the place is wonderful and I have to say the service was very good....More

Thank Joey60_13
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Absolutely first class! The cuisine is not only interesting and tasty, but some of the dishes are unique. This is our pick for really sensational food with a solid wine list, which doesn't break the bank. The service is great and personal.

Thank Rob S
Reviewed 7 September 2017

The staff, chef and wine are the perfect 3 peat. Forget Hawthorn and premierships the Wild Duck restaurant in Kingston is great. Friendly informative staff, exquisite meals and wine to die for.

Thank Ross K
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Attended a CEO level function at the Wild Duck this week. Private room adjacent to restaurant. Fabulous attention to detail and efficient service. Unobtrusive whilst speakers were engaged. Good wine list and great food served as a series of dishes. No idea of price as...More

Thank caves_couple
Reviewed 18 August 2017

This is a great restaurant if you want warmth, ambience, good service, interesting menu and conversation with your dining colleagues. There were only 4 tables occupied last night which was a Thursday and I'd guess this is due to the cost which is high. However...More

1  Thank TheDoor_isopen
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$26 - US$75
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 77-78 71 Giles St | Kingston Foreshore, Canberra 2604, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Australian Capital Territory  >  Canberra
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6232 7997
  • E-mail
Wild Duck is a restaurant for a fine dining experience. While the halls may be frequented by some of the nations's most powerful leaders, Wild Duck remains a warm and welcoming restaurant that is perfect for anyone to explore the broad and exciting world of China's numerous domestic cuisine, as well as other authentic offerings from across South East Asia. Our aim is to bring to you the finest Asian cuisine in Canberra.
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